Player of the Match
Player of the Match

India level the series here at Hyderabad 2-2 with this magnificient win The final ODI at Guwahati becomes the decider now The Indians have done really well to level the series, infact at one stage after losing early wickets, India looked like losing the series here today But the youngsters had other ideas - Kaif's solidity and Yuvraj's blitzkrieg got the match for India Yuvraj was ruthless and hammered 80* off just 60 balls with 8 fours and one six This sets up an exciting final ODI...dont forget to get back to us for the LIVE commentary of that match on 19th March, 2002 Remember, its a day match and starts at 0900 hrs IST (0330 hrs. GMT) on tuesday Also your comments and suggestions are welcome to comms@cricinfo.com, as usual Thats it for now from the CricInfo team ... Bye bye... Good Night! Dont forget to visit http://www.cricinfo.com/link_to_database/ARCHIVE/2001-02/ZIM_IN_IND/ for all the details about this Zimbabwe tour of India - You have a lot of interesting features, statistics, photographs, polls and contests - Don't Miss it! © CricInfo.com

48.1
4
Friend to Agarkar, FOUR runs, dstraying down the leg side, full on his pads, just flicks it and helps it on its way and the ball just races fine to the ropes as India win this match in style

END OF OVER:
48 | 10 Runs | INDIA: 240/5 (1 run required from 11 balls, RR: 5.00, RRR: 0.50)

  • AB Agarkar1 (2b)
  • Yuvraj Singh80 (60b)
  • DT Hondo8-0-48-1
47.6
1
Hondo to Agarkar, 1 run, on target, leans forward and defends to the on side and gets off the mark as the scores are levelled
47.5
0
Hondo to Agarkar, no run, on off stump, leans forward and defends it to mid on
47.4
1
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, taps it off his pads to short fine leg for the single, just 2 more needed now to level the series
47.3
4
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, FOUR runs, gets his front foot forward and takes it as a low full toss and flicks it wide of mid wicket and the placement and timing was perfect that the ball wouldnt stop unless it hits a boundary board
47.2
2
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, pitched up, punches it back past the bowler towards long off and gets 2 more quick runs
47.1
2
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, gets well forward and flicks it past the mid wicket fielder and gets a couple of runs quickly

END OF OVER:
47 | 6 Runs 1 Wkt | INDIA: 230/5 (11 runs required from 11 balls, RR: 4.89, RRR: 3.66)

  • Yuvraj Singh71 (56b)
  • AB Agarkar0 (0b)
  • TJ Friend8-1-38-2
46.6
1
Friend to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, low full toss, leans forward and guides it down to third man for the easy single to get back on strike
46.5
0
Friend to Yuvraj Singh, no run, angled across the left hander, leans and tries to guide it down to third man and misses
46.4
2
Friend to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, on his pads, just tucks it down towards deep backward square leg and gets a comfortable couple
46.4
1w
Friend to Yuvraj Singh, 1 wide, down the leg side, costly wide for Zimbabwe
46.3
W
Friend to Kaif, OUT, taps it fine off his pads, Yuvraj runs in for the single, Taibu collects and throws back to the bowler who collects and breaks the wickets, Kaif falls short, a valiant innings comes to an end

M Kaif run out (†Taibu/Friend) 68 (143m 101b 3x4 0x6) SR: 67.32

46.2
1
Friend to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, turns it off his pads to fine leg for the easy single, but Yuvraj rushes for the single giving room for the second, but there was no chance for the 2nd run
46.1
1
Friend to Kaif, 1 run, short of length ball, bounces well, goes back and pulls it in front of square leg

END OF OVER:
46 | 7 Runs | INDIA: 224/4 (17 runs required from 11 balls, RR: 4.86, RRR: 4.25)

  • Yuvraj Singh67 (52b)
  • M Kaif67 (99b)
  • DT Hondo7-0-38-1
45.6
2
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 2 runs, punches it straight back and gets it wide of long off and has time for two runs
45.5
1
Hondo to Kaif, 1 run, slower ball, reads it well and drives it along the ground to long off
45.4
1
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 1 run, hits back hard and straight, the umpire gets hit on the knees and the ball rolls to long off for the single
45.3
1
Hondo to Kaif, 1 run, strokes it to deep cover for the single again
45.2
1lb
Hondo to Yuvraj Singh, 1 leg bye, on target, fuller ball, rapped on the pads, pitched outside the line of leg stump, scamper through for a leg bye
45.1
1
Hondo to Kaif, 1 run, leans forward and drives it to extra cover with ease